Insight & Inspo

Have A Plan And Let It Guide You

In less than three weeks, I'll be moving to Uganda with my son. I think travelling with a newborn, which I've never done before, adds a lot of pressure on top of everything else this trip means.

For one, I'll be leaving my family and friends behind and all the things in my comfort zone. And if I think about it long enough, it becomes quite intimidating…

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A Love Letter To The Strong Ones

Being strong and making it through tough times is not for the faint-hearted. It ain't easy. So many of us struggle with our insecurities, not knowing how to flourish amidst all the confusion and doubt tumbling around in our heads.

I'm one of them. My overthinking has kept me from doing many of the things I once felt so strongly about. All it took was one self-degrading thought and boom... there I was disqualifying myself from accomplishing my own dreams…

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Getting Through The Rough Days

After a rough couple of weeks, I’m still not on any regimen with this blog. I feel as if I have to force myself to write, and it shouldn't be like this. However, this is nothing new to me.

There’s always been confusion about what kind of work/career I would take on in life. But there was one thing I always knew for sure: I knew I’d be a mother. There was no mystery, second thoughts, or doubts about it.

My spirit was meant for THAT job. Everything else was secondary…

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How to Get Through The Early Struggles Of Blogging

So you’ve written your first blog post. After re-reading it fifty times and scanning the cursor back and forth over the “publish” button, you bite the bullet and click down as you officially enter the blogging stratosphere.

Aahhh. So the hard part is over, right? Well maybe for you. But for some, this could be where things get tricky. The second post can be even more daunting than the first, something you hadn’t really given much thought until you sit down at your laptop and realize you have no idea what you’re doing…

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5 Ways To Get What You Want Out Of Life

'Go travel the world! Just pick up and go.. Leave it all behind!' It’s the voice inside of me that knows parts of this world are waiting to be discovered by me, in the company of me… me and my camera. I could discover unfamiliar places and through my eyes, the lens of my camera, and the images of my photographs, I will show people the life and cultures of those living across the world. Through this I will be reborn, and hopefully others will too. I want to inspire the best in others, but in order to that I must understand my life will not be an ordinary one.

I wrote that years ago. I remember being at a crossroads in my life where the two decisions I was faced with would’ve taken me down two distinctly different roads…

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